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    Debian LTS: DLA-2401-1: sympa security update

    Date 07 Oct 2020
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Sympa, a modern mailing list manager, allows privilege escalation through setuid wrappers. A local attacker can obtain root access. For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version
    
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    October 07, 2020                              https://wiki.debian.org/LTS
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    Package        : sympa
    Version        : 6.2.16~dfsg-3+deb9u3
    CVE ID         : CVE-2020-10936
    Debian Bug     : 961491
    
    Sympa, a modern mailing list manager, allows privilege escalation
    through setuid wrappers. A local attacker can obtain root access.
    
    For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version
    6.2.16~dfsg-3+deb9u3.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your sympa packages.
    
    For the detailed security status of sympa please refer to
    its security tracker page at:
    https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/sympa
    
    Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS
    

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